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Abject JoyPaul, Prison, and the Art of Making Do

Abject Joy: Paul, Prison, and the Art of Making Do

Ryan S. Schellenberg

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780190065515
eISBN:
9780190065546
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190065515.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

No extant text gives so vivid a glimpse into the experience of an ancient prisoner as Paul’s letter to the Philippians. As a letter from prison, however, it is not what one would expect. For although ... More

AbundanceOn the Experience of Living in a World of Information Plenty

Abundance: On the Experience of Living in a World of Information Plenty

Pablo J. Boczkowski

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197565742
eISBN:
9780197565780
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197565742.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

The book examines the experience of living in a society that has more information available to the public than ever before. It focuses on the interpretations, emotions, and practices of dealing with ... More

Abusive Constitutional BorrowingLegal globalization and the subversion of liberal democracy

Abusive Constitutional Borrowing: Legal globalization and the subversion of liberal democracy

Rosalind Dixon and David Landau

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780192893765
eISBN:
9780191914720
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192893765.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

We live in a golden age of comparative constitutional law. Liberal democratic ideas have diffused readily around the world, and certain features such as judicial review and constitutional rights are ... More

An African American DilemmaA History of School Integration and Civil Rights in the North

An African American Dilemma: A History of School Integration and Civil Rights in the North

Zoë Burkholder

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780190605131
eISBN:
9780190605162
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190605131.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Since Brown v. Board of Education in 1954, Americans have viewed school integration as a central tenet of the Black civil rights movement. Yet school integration was not the only—or even always the ... More

Africanness in ActionEssentialism and Musical Imaginations of Africa in Brazil

Africanness in Action: Essentialism and Musical Imaginations of Africa in Brazil

Juan Diego Díaz

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197549551
eISBN:
9780197549599
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197549551.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This book discusses how musicians from Bahia, an emblematic African diasporic location in northeastern Brazil, think about, discuss, compose, rehearse, perform, and stage music inspired by what they ... More

The Age of AgilityBuilding Learning Agile Leaders and Organizations

The Age of Agility: Building Learning Agile Leaders and Organizations

Veronica Schmidt Harvey and Kenneth P. De Meuse (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780190085353
eISBN:
9780197554951
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190085353.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The Age of Agility: Building Learning Agile Leaders and Organizations focuses on learning agility, one of the most important trends in the business world during the past decade. Some surveys have ... More

Agents beyond the StateThe Writings of English Travelers, Soldiers, and Diplomats in Early Modern Europe

Agents beyond the State: The Writings of English Travelers, Soldiers, and Diplomats in Early Modern Europe

Mark Netzloff

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198857952
eISBN:
9780191905216
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198857952.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, 18th-century Literature

The early modern period is often seen as a pivotal stage in the emergence of a recognizably modern form of the state. In Agents Beyond the State, Mark Netzloff returns to this context in order to ... More

The American War in AfghanistanA History

The American War in Afghanistan: A History

Carter Malkasian

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197550779
eISBN:
9780197550809
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197550779.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

The American War in Afghanistan is a full history of the war in Afghanistan between 2001 and 2020. It covers political, cultural, strategic, and tactical aspects of the war and details the actions ... More

Applied Epistemology

Applied Epistemology

Jennifer Lackey (ed.)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198833659
eISBN:
9780191872082
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833659.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Applied epistemology brings the tools of contemporary epistemology to bear on particular issues of social concern. While the field of social epistemology has flourished in recent years, there has ... More

Applied Statistics with RA Practical Guide for the Life Sciences

Applied Statistics with R: A Practical Guide for the Life Sciences

Justin C. Touchon

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198869979
eISBN:
9780191905537
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198869979.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Ecology

Whether at the undergraduate, graduate, or post-graduate level, Applied Statistics with R: A Practical Guide for the Life Sciences teaches readers to properly analyze data in an efficient, ... More

Arbitrary StatesSocial Control and Modern Authoritarianism in Museveni's Uganda

Arbitrary States: Social Control and Modern Authoritarianism in Museveni's Uganda

Rebecca Tapscott

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780198856474
eISBN:
9780191889745
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856474.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

In recent years, scholars of authoritarianism have noted a trend in which institutions designed to check arbitrary power have been hollowed out to facilitate its exercise. As they grapple with how to ... More

Architectures of ViolenceThe Command Structures of Modern Mass Atrocities, from Yugoslavia to Syria

Architectures of Violence: The Command Structures of Modern Mass Atrocities, from Yugoslavia to Syria

Kate Ferguson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780190949624
eISBN:
9780197583319
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949624.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Paramilitary or irregular units have been involved in practically every case of identity-based mass violence in the modern world, but detailed analysis of these dynamics is rare. Exploring the case ... More

Aristotle's Empiricism

Aristotle's Empiricism

Marc Gasser-Wingate

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197567456
eISBN:
9780197567487
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197567456.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

Aristotle is famous for thinking that all our knowledge comes from perception. But it’s not immediately clear what this view is meant to entail. For it’s not clear what perception is supposed to ... More

The Art of Complicity in Martial and StatiusMartial's Epigrams, Statius' Silvae, and Domitianic Rome

The Art of Complicity in Martial and Statius: Martial's Epigrams, Statius' Silvae, and Domitianic Rome

Erik Gunderson

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780192898111
eISBN:
9780191924569
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192898111.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Poetry and Poets: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This book examines the relationship between politics and aesthetics in two poets from the reign of Domitian. It offers a comprehensive overview of the Epigrams of Martial and the Siluae of Statius. ... More

The Ascetic IdealGenealogies of Life-Denial  in Religion, Morality, Art, Science, and Philosophy

The Ascetic Ideal: Genealogies of Life-Denial in Religion, Morality, Art, Science, and Philosophy

Stephen Mulhall

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780192896889
eISBN:
9780191919169
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192896889.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Aesthetics

This book develops a reading of Nietzsche’s concept of ‘the ascetic ideal’, through which he tracks the evolution, mutation, and expansion of the system of slave moral values that he associates ... More

Asian American SpiesHow Asian Americans Helped Win the Allied Victory

Asian American Spies: How Asian Americans Helped Win the Allied Victory

Brian Masaru Hayashi

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780195338850
eISBN:
9780190092856
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195338850.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Asian History

Asian Americans were brought into the Office of Strategic Services, forerunner of the CIA, during World War II under the assumption of a secure loyalty. They served as research analysts, special ... More

Authoritarianism and the Evolution of West European Electoral Politics

Authoritarianism and the Evolution of West European Electoral Politics

Erik R. Tillman

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780192896223
eISBN:
9780191918704
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192896223.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The book provides a novel explanation of rising Euroscepticism and right-wing populism in Western Europe. The changing political and cultural environment of recent decades is generating an ongoing ... More

Automated Machine Learning for Business

Automated Machine Learning for Business

Kai R. Larsen and Daniel S. Becker

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780190941659
eISBN:
9780197601495
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190941659.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology, Innovation

In Automated Machine Learning for Business, we teach the machine learning process using a new development in data science: automated machine learning. AutoML, when implemented properly, makes machine ... More

Automation AnxietyWhy and How to Save Work

Automation Anxiety: Why and How to Save Work

Cynthia Estlund

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780197566107
eISBN:
9780197566138
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197566107.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

This book confronts the hotly debated prospect of mounting job losses from automation, and the divergent hopes and fears that prospect evokes, and proposes a strategy for mitigating the losses and ... More

The Baroque Violin & ViolaA Fifty-Lesson Course Volume I

The Baroque Violin & Viola: A Fifty-Lesson Course Volume I

Walter S. Reiter

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780190922696
eISBN:
9780197528662
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922696.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

The Early Music revival has had far-reaching consequences on how music of the past is performed, both by specialists and non-specialists. This timely book is a practical step-by-step course of ... More

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